{ Privacy and Cookies }


Last Updated: July 1, 2020


The Egon and Ann Diczfalusy Foundation respects your concerns about privacy. This Privacy Policy describes how we collect personal data, how we may use the information, with whom we may share it, and the choices available regarding our use of the information. We also describe the measures we take to protect the security of the information and how users can contact us about our privacy practices. For more information about cookies, please see our Cookies Policy. The Egon and Ann Diczfalusy Foundation is committed to processing relevant personal data in accordance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).


The types of personal information we may obtain include:

  • Contact information (such as name and email address)
  • For event registrants, information relating to their professional status (such as job title and employer name)

Mandatory or optional nature of providing data is indicated at the time of collection. In the absence of communication of mandatory personal data, we will not be able to respond to your request.


We may use the information described above to:

  • Communicate with you about our activities
  • Respond to your enquiries
  • Administer your participation in events
  • Perform data analyses
  • Meet our legal obligations, such as complying with applicable legal requirements

Where required by applicable law, we may also ask your consent to:

  • Send you event notifications according to your subscription preferences


We do not disclose personal information we collect about you except as described in this Privacy Policy or our Cookies Policy. The Egon and Ann Diczfalusy Foundation takes data privacy seriously and would not release information that may compromise the safety of the individuals concerned. We may share personal information with service providers in connection with the operation of this Website, including website hosting.

In addition, we may disclose information about you (i) if we are required to do so by Hungarian (and/or European Union) law or legal process, (ii) to Hungarian (and/or European Union) law enforcement authorities or other government entities, and (iii) when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss, or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual fraudulent or illegal activity.


  • For inquirers, personal data will be kept for the duration of our relationship or for the purposes of proof and accounting obligations, for a period not exceeding the statutory limitation periods applicable.
  • For event registrants, personal data will be kept for administrative and security purposes for a period not exceeding two years from the date of the event.


Some of our technical service providers being located outside the European Union, therefore personal data collected may be transferred to countries outside the European Union, whose legislation on the protection of personal data may differ from that of the European Union. In the event that the recipient country or countries would not ensure a level of data protection equivalent to that of the European Union, we undertake to take all appropriate guarantees notably on the basis of appropriate guarantees envisaged by communicating, upon request, a copy of the adopted standard contractual clauses.


We offer you certain choices in connection with the personal information we collect from you. To update your preferences, ask us to remove your information from our lists or submit a request, please contact us as indicated in the “How to Contact Us” section of this Privacy Policy. To the extent provided by the law of your jurisdiction, you may request access to the personal information we maintain about you or request that we correct, modify, delete, if any limit or make portable your personal data by contacting us as indicated below, you may also withdraw any consent you previously provided to us or object at any time, unless compelling legitimate grounds for the processing, and we will apply your preferences going forward.

Finally, you have the right to lodge a complaint within the relevant National Data Protection Authority.

For security reasons and to avoid any fraudulent request, we may be required to provide proof of identity with the request. After the request has been processed, this receipt will be destroyed.


We maintain administrative, technical and physical safeguards designed to protect the personal information you provide on the Site against accidental, unlawful or unauthorized destruction, loss, alteration, access, disclosure, or use.

Your information will be retained for as long as necessary for the purpose(s) for which it was collected and as required by applicable laws or regulations.

If you have any questions or comments about this Privacy Policy, you can contact us as indicated below.


Our Site may provide links to other websites or apps for your convenience and information. These websites may operate independently from us. Linked sites and apps may have their own privacy notices or policies, which we strongly suggest you review. To the extent any linked websites are not owned or controlled by us, we are not responsible for the content of the website or apps, any use of the website or apps, or the privacy practices of the website or apps.


This Privacy Policy may be updated periodically and without prior notice to you to reflect changes in our personal information practices. We will post a prominent notice on our Site to notify you of any significant changes to our Privacy Policy and indicate at the top of the notice when it was most recently updated.


If you would like us to update information we have about you or your preferences, please contact us by Contact Form.



The Egon and Ann Diczfalusy Foundation considers it essential to inform you clearly and transparently about the use of cookies prior to your browsing on www.diczfalusyfoundation.org website (hereinafter the “Site”). This hereby Privacy Policy sets out the Egon and Ann Diczfalusy Foundation’s personal information collection and using practices in relation to such information. Egon and Ann Diczfalusy Foundation will not collect information enabling to namely identify you, directly or indirectly, except if you have fulfilled adequate forms.

When you visit our site, we may collect certain information by automated means, using technologies such as cookies, web server logs, web beacons, and JavaScript. We do not knowingly allow other parties to collect personal information about our visitors’ online activities over time and across third-party web site when visitors use our site.


Cookies are files that websites send to your computer or other Internet-connected device to uniquely identify your browser or to store information or settings on your device. Our site may use cookies (such as HTTP and HTML5 cookies), as well as other types of local storage (such as browser-based or plugin-based local storage).

They guarantee their functioning or improve the browsing, and supply also certain information, in particular in terms of measure of audience, to the holders of these websites.

Cookies do not cause any damage to the terminal, but make it easier, for example, to find preferences, pre-fill certain fields and adapt the content of the services on the site visited. Such data allows the improvement of ergonomics and services according to your interests.

In conjunction with gathering information through cookies, our web servers may log information such as your device type, operating system type, browser type, domain, and other system settings, as well as the language your system uses, and the country and time zone where your device is located. The web server logs also may record information such as the address of the web page that referred you to our site and the IP address of the device you use to connect to the Internet. They also may log information about your interaction with the site, such as which pages you visit.


Your browser may tell you how to be notified when you receive certain types of cookies and how to restrict or disable certain cookies.

It is described in your browser’s help menu, which will let you know how to change your cookie preferences. Any settings you may make may affect your Internet experience and your access to certain services that require the use of cookies.

You have the option to configure your devices to accept all cookies, notify you when a cookie is issued or never accept cookies. However, the latter option may result in some personalized services not being provided and, as a result, you may not be able to take full advantage of all the features offered by the Site.

If you do not wish to receive cookies in general or only wish to refuse certain cookies, you can change your browser settings accordingly.

For any other browser not mentioned above, do not hesitate to consult the cookie management help available on the Website.


Information collected through cookies help the Egon and Ann Diczfalusy Foundation to analyse the use of the Site and to enable you to benefit from a better experience when visiting the Site.


Analytics cookies

We may use third-party web analytics services on our Site, such as those of Google Analytics. These service providers help us analyze how users use the site. The information collected for this purpose (including your IP address and other information collected by automated means) will be disclosed to or collected directly by these service providers. Although we have no control on web analytics service providers which are controller of their own processing, nor on collected data even when transferred outside the European Union since such providers are located in the United States of America, we consider necessary to mention it, in order that you have clear and full information on such use which may, if any, require your prior consent. To learn more about opting out of these activities, click here.

You can however oppose these various operations by configuring your browser, such as Internet Explorer or Firefox, by following the instructions, also indicated above, which are supplied for that purpose on your browser website. In case of exercise of the right of opposition, we confirm that no data of connection will be transmitted to any supplier of analysis of audience tools. Moreover, you have a right of access to its own data that you can exercise by contacting the concerned supplier, by specifying the identifying number of the cookies which you will be attributed by the latter.